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Claim Number: 00194
Claimant: Knight, John
Other claimant:
Other name:
Island: Oahu
District: Kona
Ahupuaa: Honolulu
Ili: Pali Highway?
Statistics: 1424 characters 256 words
No. 194, John Knight, claimant
F.R. 132v1


To the Honorable Board of Commissioners, &c.
[margin note:] Received for file, a letter from claimant constituting Dr. Rooke, his attorney, dated January 12, 1848

I most humbly submit for the consideration of the Honorable Board my claim to a piece of land situated in Honolu ....

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.... therefore no equivalent to my land taken from me, neither is it according to his promise at the time he took the land from me. I am unwilling to apply to my Consul for redress, though frequently urged to do so, until I had submitted my claims to your honorable board.
Signed, John Knight
Honolulu, 20 August 1846

[No. 194 not awarded]